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GANDOLFI, Gaetano (1734 - 1802), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GANDOLFI, Gaetano (1734 - 1802), Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

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Italian, 18th century, male.

Born 30 August 1734, in San Matteo della Decima; died 30 June 1802, in Bologna.

Painter, sculptor, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, nudes, portraits.

[not available online]Gaetano Gandolfi was taught initially by his older brother Ubaldo. He went on to study at the fine arts academy in Bologna under Stefano Torelli, Ercole Graziani the Younger and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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